The Springer Spaniel is described as “typically friendly, eager to please, quick to learn and willing to obey”. What is clear from this shot is that, in-keeping with common-place experience, they absolutely adore water.
This is taken at Ness Cove Beach on one of the last days in December. The beach is reached through a tunnel cut into the cliffs near Shaldon. This was an unusually warm day for December, as a result just about every local dog owner had made their way to this beach.